So, you’re sitting at home, and getting itchy travel feet – you know the feeling. A sudden urge to start looking through flight comparison websites. Longing looks at the Lonely Planets in your local bookshop. Fondling backpacks in your local outdoors store, and getting suspicious looks from the staff. But you can’t decide where to […]
Planning a visit to the town of Amalfi, on the appropriately-named Amalfi Coast in Italy? Or would you like to just learn some more about it, and enjoy some travel writing? Then settle back, grab a favourite beverage (and perhaps a chocolate cookie if you’re feeling particularly devilish), and read on! The Beginning Of […]
Hi folks, and welcome to this week’s post! Which is not quite the post I had envisioned, for one good reason: I am currently stricken, being pummelled by, struck down with, suffering with, and absolutely hating a sizeable dose of flu. I’ve had it for over a week – my boyfriend had to come and […]
Relaxing, and Being Mindful of Mindfulness You may well have seen the term ‘mindfulness’ popping up with increasing regularity in the past few years, especially in connection to travel. If you’re not aware of exactly what it is, simply put, it’s a form of mediation which helps you to live in the present. Whilst this […]
Naples Nerves Of all of my activities I had planned for my trip to Italy, a day trip to Naples was the one that made me the most nervous. I’d been relaxed since the moment I touched down on the runway, but the reputation of this most mysterious and arcane of Italian cities had me […]
Your guide to getting the most out of a trip or tour to Herculaneum!